Castleisland Day Care Centre Facilities at Disposal of Clients and Friends

Castleisland Day Care Centre Facilities at Disposal of Clients and Friends

As a result of last month’s mandatory order for everyone to stay at home for a two week period and for all those over 70 to cocoon,  Castleisland Day Care Centre is no longer accept elderly clients who would normally avail of its day care services. However, the centre is at your service at this…

When there is an empty chair at Christmas

When there is an empty chair at Christmas

It was lovely to get an honourable mention from a colleague, Clodagh Finn in her evocative article in The Irish Examiner this morning. Clodagh was writing about the void in her Christmas card list and the inevitable empty chair at the table this Christmas. Clodagh’s cousin, the late Sr. Lelia Boyle of the Presentation Order…

Sr. Lelia Boyle – An Appreciation

Sr. Lelia Boyle – An Appreciation

The late Sr Lelia Boyle of Presentation Convent, Castleisland, used to say that a person needed only five books in life – a dictionary, an atlas, a cooking book, a prayer book and the Good News Bible. She’d list them out on the fingers of one hand, then she’d laugh, with the greatest glee, if…

The Late Sr. Lelia Boyle, Castleisland and Ardfert

The Late Sr. Lelia Boyle, Castleisland and Ardfert

The death has occurred of Sr. Lelia Boyle, Presentation Convent, Castleisland and formerly of Killeacle, Ardfert, Co. Kerry. On Monday, August 28th 2017, peacefully at the Bons Secours Hospital, Tralee. Predeceased by her sister Rita and brother Paudie, Ardfert. Deeply regretted by her Presentation Community, her brother William, sister-in-law Katherine, niece Karen, nephew-in-law Van, grandniece…